Iraq

Israeli foreign minister calls for beheading Palestinians

Avigdor Lieberman may be trying to rally Israeli voters with incitement to brutal violence.

Why can't media describe Chapel Hill murders as terrorism?

Brother of two women murdered by Craig Hicks says he has no doubt that it was an anti-Muslim hate crime.

"American Sniper" spawns death threats against Arabs and Muslims

Where are the American moderates to condemn the violent extremism prompted by Clint Eastwood’s atrocity porn?

Literary journal "Wasafiri" launches Palestine special edition

“Lawyer with a soul” Raja Shehadeh contributes essay on the importance of “vision.”

US, Israel are the only countries to oppose UN ban on weapons in outer space

UN calls on Israel to join nuclear weapons treaty and allow inspection of its facilities “without delay.”

Exporting repression from Ulster to Palestine

Why have former officers from the Royal Ulster Constabulary been put in charge of an EU police operation in the West Bank?

Golan activists condemn “suspicious visits” by “racist” Israeli politicians

Syrians in the occupied Golan Heights have issued a public statement calling for locals to resist visits by Israeli politicians.

Tony Blair enables Israeli raids in the West Bank

“Peace envoy” and his team accept that Israel’s military may inflict suffering on Palestinians.

Palestine shines in global literature prizes

Poet Ghassan Zaqtan is on the longlist for the Sheikh Zayed Prize, a celebration of Arabic culture.

By recognizing “State of Palestine,” Sweden could harm Palestinians

The trappings of “statehood” and “state” recognition, however well intentioned, will not restore usurped Palestinian rights.

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